Posts tagged "Sweeping"

‘One Direction: This Is Us’ Premiere Parties Sweeping the Nation (Sponsored)

One Direction — otherwise known as Harry, Zayn, Liam, Niall and Louis — hits the big screen in their upcoming film, "This Is Us," releasing Aug. 30. Sponsored by Sony. South End Patch News

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - August 16, 2013 at 7:17 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, March 11: Street Sweeping Delayed Again

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a mostly sunny day with a high of 52 degrees.  2. Street Sweeping Pushed Back: Even though the South End is part of an extended street sweeping program, which includes the month of March, the program has been pushed back again from its March 1st start date to March 18th. We’ll keep you posted on this week-by-week, as it’s weather dependent.  3. Hollywood Stops By: If you see some movie trucks in the neighborhood this week, it’s because ABC is going to be filming inside a Waltham street home for a new TV series. Setup will take place this week and actual filming is happening on March 18th.  4. Celebrity Bartender at Darryl’s: Stop by Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (604 Columbus Ave) tonight from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. to meet Dr. Tiffany Cooper Gueye for charitable cocktails to benefit Bell: Building Educated Leaders for Life.Each month, a different local celebrity will act as bartender for the evening and serve up his or her favorite cocktail with all of the proceeds going toward the charity of choice. See here for more information.  5. Add your events: Do you have a great event coming up at your organization or business? If it’s happening right here in the South End, add it to the Events Calendar! I feature great events every single day in the daily email update, on the homepage and on social media, so add yours to the mix and help get the word out to South Enders about what’s happening in their neighborhood.Click here to add an event.  Things you can do every day on South End Patch: Share your news with the rest of the community. Click here to add an announcement.  Add your events to our events calendar. Click here to sign up for breaking news updates. Want up-to-the-minute news? Click here to follow us on Facebook or Twitter.  Share your thoughts on your community in a blog. Click here to get started. South End Patch

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 11, 2013 at 12:12 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, March 4: Street Sweeping Starting Again

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is a cloudy day with a 30 percent chance of scattered showers in the afternoon. Temperatures will reach 43 degrees.  2. Street Sweeping Starting: It’s time to sign up for Know Tow alerts again, because street sweeping has begun in the South End again as of March 1st. The South End is again part of an expanded sweeping program that includes the months of March and December, weather conditions permitting. See here for more information. 3. Moving to the City? One South End realtor is using his own expertise to teach a class for suburbanites looking to move to Boston tonight at 6:30 p.m. at 277 Dartmouth St. The course explores the benefits, obstacles and choices you might encounter in this journey. Topics covered include what you will find different with city-living, how to approach the potentially daunting task in adjusting to a smaller home as well as the mechanics of searching for and selecting your new home. See here for more information.  4. Art at OWK: United South End Artists, Inc. and OKW Fine Clothing & Gallery are combining to present the 4th annual Small Works Show at OKW Fine Clothing & Gallery in the South End. The exhibit will feature original paintings, photography and sculpture produced by member artists of United South End Artists, Inc., and will run through April 4. See here for more information.  5. Yoga Class: If you’ve ever wanted to try yoga but have no idea what you’re doing, this is the class for you. South End Yoga, (111 W Concord St.) offers a Yoga for Everyone class on Mondays at 5:30 p.m. See here for more information. Things you can do every day on South End Patch: Share your news with the rest of the community. Click here to add an announcement.  Add your events to our events calendar. Click here to sign up for breaking news updates. Want up-to-the-minute news? Click here to follow us on Facebook or Twitter.  Share your thoughts on your community in a blog. Click here to get started. South End Patch

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 4, 2013 at 2:19 pm

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South End’s Street Sweeping Program Expanded to Other Neighborhoods

As the South End prepares for another year of its expanded street sweeping program, several other neighborhoods will implement changes pioneered in the South End this spring.  In 2012, the South End was the first neighborhood to experiment with an expanded street sweeping schedule to include the months of December and March, pending weather conditions.  This year, the program has expanded as of March 1st into the Beacon Hill neighborhood.  “Keeping Boston clean has always been a top priority for my administration,” Mayor Thomas Menino said in a statement. “We’re always looking for ways to improve our operations and by aligning the street sweeping schedule to match weekly trash collection, we’re maximizing the potential of each program to keep our streets clean.” Street sweeping during the months of December and March is weather and condition dependent and residents should sign up for “No Tow” alerts or check the City’s website for up-to-date information on sweeping schedules. Another program pioneered in the South End, aligning street sweeping with trash removal, will be implemented in Jamaica Plain, Dorchester and Mission Hill neighborhoods effective in April.  “This effort will provide cleaner streets and a reduction in rodent food sources,” the city said in a release.    Additional tips for residents from the city:  Signs for both day and night sweeping are posted in your neighborhood, which indicate the days and hours that parking is not allowed.  Residential streets are typically swept during the day program.  Main arterials and the downtown areas are swept in the night program. PWD has changed the 2013 posted days/hours for many residential streets to provide more effective street sweeping.  It is important to note the posted signs in your immediate neighborhood since they may have changed since last season. The night posted restrictions in all neighborhoods are in effect year round with the exceptions of weather-related cancellations. The South End day sweeping program begins on March 1 and ends on December 31.   Both the night and day sweeping programs will be enforced, which includes fines for illegal parking as well as towing. Comprehensive street sweeping information can be found at www.cityofboston.gov.  What’s your take on the expanded schedule in the South End? Are you happy to move your car often to see cleaner streets? Do you wish you had more of a break from it? Tell us in the comments.  SOUTH END PATCH: Facebook | Twitter | E-mail Updates South End Patch

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 4, 2013 at 11:15 am

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